Mitral Valve Prolapse
"Mitral Valve Prolapse" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Abnormal protrusion or billowing of one or both of the leaflets of MITRAL VALVE into the LEFT ATRIUM during SYSTOLE. This allows the backflow of blood into left atrium leading to MITRAL VALVE INSUFFICIENCY; SYSTOLIC MURMURS; or CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA.
|Mitral Valve Prolapse
- Mitral Valve Prolapse
- Mitral Valve Prolapses
- Prolapse, Mitral Valve
- Prolapses, Mitral Valve
- Valve Prolapse, Mitral
- Valve Prolapses, Mitral
- Mitral Valve Prolapse Syndrome
- Systolic Click-Murmur Syndrome
- Click-Murmur Syndrome, Systolic
- Syndrome, Systolic Click-Murmur
- Systolic Click Murmur Syndrome
- Floppy Mitral Valve
- Floppy Mitral Valves
- Mitral Valve, Floppy
- Mitral Valves, Floppy
- Mitral Click-Murmur Syndrome
- Click-Murmur Syndrome, Mitral
- Mitral Click Murmur Syndrome
- Syndrome, Mitral Click-Murmur
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